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Fonds F0070 - Harold Horwood fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0070
Harold Horwood fonds.
- 1947-1990 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
6.4 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Canadian author, editor, journalist and legislator Harold Horwood was born in St. John's, Newfoundland, on November 2, 1923 and died in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on April 16, 2006. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 549-551.
Acquired in 1978, 1990 and 1992.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of business and personal correspondence with various publishers, educators, authors, family, friends and others; research material; manuscripts of columns, articles, radio talks, television documentaries, short stories, novels and books of prose, written or edited by H. Horwood; daily journals; published work; and original sound recordings of the National Film Board production The author of these words : Harold Horwood.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Some items restricted.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
File level inventory available at repository.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of the fonds.
Includes 35 audio reels.
Place access points
Name access points
- Horwood, Harold Andrew (Subject)